Elected: 2021
Discipline: Economics and Social Sciences
Professor Nicola McEwen
Professor of Public Policy, University of Glasgow
Nicola McEwen is Professor of Territorial Politics at the University of Edinburgh, and a fellow of the Centre on Constitutional Change. She specialises in nationalism, devolution and intergovernmental relations, with a focus on Scotland and the UK in comparative perspective.
Her recent research has examined the impact of Brexit on UK devolution and the future of the Union, supported by an ESRC Senior Fellowship with the UK in a Changing Europe (https://ukandeu.ac.uk/). Nicola is actively involved in informing the policy process and public debate, through media work, public engagement, and advice and support to parliaments and governments.